Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for GitHub skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

GitHub
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 92 92
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 21 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.20% 0.85% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.07% 6.70% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 5
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £385 £304 £314
90th Percentile £538 £470 £357
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £345
% change year-on-year +13.33% +8.70% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

GitHub is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 346 179 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.77% 12.70% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 111 50
Glasgow median daily rate £406 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +11.94% +11.67%
10th Percentile £294 £300 £247
90th Percentile £556 £488 £454
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £14.49 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.29% +3.50% -17.65%
Scotland median hourly rate £16.88 £17.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -4.90% -50.69% +157.14%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Glasgow

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GitHub in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Glasgow

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 14 (66.67%) Python
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (66.67%) Ruby
1 14 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (61.90%) Relational Database
2 13 (61.90%) Terraform
2 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Hadoop
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (57.14%) Sybase
3 12 (57.14%) Perl
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) CISSP
3 12 (57.14%) Symantec
3 12 (57.14%) McAfee
3 12 (57.14%) DRM
3 12 (57.14%) Data Protection
3 12 (57.14%) Cryptography
3 12 (57.14%) CISM
3 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 12 (57.14%) FINRA
3 12 (57.14%) Data Encryption
3 12 (57.14%) GDPR
3 12 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 12 (57.14%) ArangoDB

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) Jetty
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Hadoop
1 13 (61.90%) Relational Database
2 12 (57.14%) ArangoDB
2 12 (57.14%) Neo4j
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) React Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Data Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Release Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
1 1 (4.76%) JMS
1 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (4.76%) React
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 12 (57.14%) Cryptography
3 12 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (57.14%) Data Encryption
3 12 (57.14%) Data Loss Prevention
3 12 (57.14%) Data Protection
3 12 (57.14%) DRM
3 12 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 12 (57.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (47.62%) Security Operations
6 8 (38.10%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
7 4 (19.05%) Functional Programming
8 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
9 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (4.76%) Microservices
9 1 (4.76%) Sales Enablement
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 14 (66.67%) Python
1 14 (66.67%) Ruby
2 12 (57.14%) Go
2 12 (57.14%) Perl
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) CISM
1 12 (57.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) FINRA
1 12 (57.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Terraform
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Cloudera
2 12 (57.14%) Hortonworks
2 12 (57.14%) McAfee
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Sybase
2 12 (57.14%) Symantec
2 12 (57.14%) Varonis
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO